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BBC History Magazine10 min lettiEthnic Studies
“It Was Painful To Realise How My Education Had Colonised Me”
Ellie Cawthorne: Your new book explores how modern Britain is still shaped by its imperial history. Where can we still see the influence of empire today? Sathnam Sanghera: It’s absolutely everywhere. There are millions of expressions of it. You can f
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The Rise Of The Tudors
It’s one of English history’s great turning points. When Henry VII defeated Richard III at the battle of Bosworth, he not only wrested the crown from a ruling king but – in the eyes of several historians – he brought down the curtain on an entire era
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Troubled Legacy
As part of its campaigns in 2015, the activist collective Rhodes Must Fall Oxford, which works to address the legacies of colonialism at the University of Oxford, called the Pitt Rivers Museum “one of the most violent spaces in Oxford”. The Brutish M